Sunday Shooting Incident In Falkland Under Investigation

Vernon/North Okanangan RCMP say that their investigation into a shooting incident from Sunday in Falkland continues.

Police say that a 52 year old man returned from town to find that unknown people had entered his home.

Constable Kelly Brett has details on what happened next "The suspects were chased from the property by the homeowner; however the incident turned violent and the homeowner received a gunshot wound to his knee. He was treated by Emergency Services, and transported to the nearest medical facility for treatment."

Brett says that any details on the suspects in this case are rather scarce at this time "We don't have that information on hand at this time. The investigation is still on-going, and we're still looking into all those details."

Police say that the home in question contains a license medical marijuana facility, and appears to have been targeted.

We will be sure to bring you further details when they become available.